resort

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resort(
rih
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zawrt
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (retreat)
a. el complejo turístico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We decided to vacation on our own instead of going to a resort.Decidimos vacacionar por nuestra cuenta en lugar de ir a un complejo turístico.
b. el centro vacacional
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We went to a resort in Hawaii last summer.Fuimos a un centro vacacional en Hawái el verano pasado.
2. (recourse)
a. el recurso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Incarcerating minors is the last resort for this city's youth crime problem.Encarcelar a menores de edad es el último recurso para el problema de la delincuencia juvenil en esta ciudad.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to turn to)
a. recurrir a
They resorted to eating leftovers after refusing to cook dinner.Recurrieron a comer las sobras después de rehusar cocinar la cena.
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resort
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (recourse)
a. el recurso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to have resort to somethingrecurrir a algo
as a last resortcomo último recurso
2. (holiday place)
a. el centro turístico, lugar de veraneo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a.
to resort torecurrir a
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resort [rɪˈzɔːt]
noun
1 (recourse) recurso (m)
as a last resort in the last resort como último recurso
without resort to force sin recurrir a la fuerza
2 (place) lugar (m) de reunión
holiday resort (area, town) lugar (m) turístico; (complex, hotel) complejo (m) turístico; it is a resort of thieves es lugar frecuentado por los ladrones; es donde se reúnen los ladrones
intransitive verb
1 (have recourse to) recurrir;to a
to resort to violence recurrir a la violencia; then they resorted to throwing stones pasaron luego a tirar piedras; then you resort to me for help así que acudes a mí a pedir ayuda
2 (frequent, visit)
to resort to frecuentar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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